Are you new to computers? Does new technology make you nervous? Relax! You're holding in your hands the easiest guide ever to Windows 8.1 — a book that skips the long-winded explanations and shows you how things work. All you have to do is open the book and discover just how easy it is to get up to speed.
Explore the Start screen and Windows apps
Surf the web and set up e-mail
Connect to your social network accounts
Plan a trip, track stocks, and check weather
Edit documents and work with multimedia
Self-contained, two-page lessons make learning a snap
Full-color screen shots demonstrate each task
Succinct explanations walk you through step by step
Paul McFedries is the author of numerous books on Windows, including Complete Idiot's Guide to Windows XP, Unauthorized Guide to Windows Me, Complete Idiot's Guide to Windows Me, Complete Idiot's Guide to Windows 2000, Unauthorized Guide to Windows 98, Complete Idiot's Guide to Windows 98, Windows 98 Unleashed, and Windows 95 Unleashed.